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Epinotia signatana
Black-brindled Bell (Douglas, 1845)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1144 / 49.237
Photo © Dave Jones,  12/07/2015 - Stoke Holy Cross

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 14-16mm
Flight: June to July
Foodplant:   Cherries and blackthorn, Crab-apple
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Rare.
Rather nondescript general appearance with comparatively prominent black discal streak.
Blackthorn thickets, copses, open woodland and hedgerows.

Recorded in 20 (29%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/07/2019127TG20 - Norwich
17/07/2019227TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
09/07/2019928TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
04/07/2019128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
21/06/2019128TF83 - N.Creake/Syderstone
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